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queue

Informatics A waiting line for a document Vox populi, UK
A line. See Gender queue.
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Firstly, this study proposes an analytical model for evaluating the performance of VoIP traffic in WMN in terms of queuing delay and queue length under correlated inter arrival times using MMPP/G/m queue system.
In the States, you're robbed of the ability to complain about the length of time you have been queuing for, but a glance at your watch will confirm that, cumulatively, the Americans out-do the Brits in the queuing stakes, they just manage to distract your attention while doing so.
The research, which consisted of 830 interviews with shoppers at three retail chains in stores with the queuing approach and those in stores with more traditional checkout lanes, found that shoppers who choose queuing lines think they are faster than traditional lanes, while those shoppers who prefer traditional lanes believe the speed of both approaches is about the same.
While there is a well-known literature on rationing and rationing by waiting (see especially Barzel, 1974; Lindsay and Fiegenbaum, 1984), we are not aware of an economic analysis of the connection between queuing and violence.
And it may not always be queuing in person that causes frayed tempers and resentment.
It is called virtual queuing because the software inserts a virtual placeholder in the queue.
One option is using the data to display estimated queuing times for customers to see.
What do a high-rise elevator and disc drive technology Serial ATA Native Command Queuing (NCQ) have in common?
One of the benefits of being a member of the Press is that on occasions you can avoid queuing up for things with the great unwashed.
As the sales begin in earnest today, be warned - two thirds of us will lose our rag queuing for a bargain.
Queuing systems can be seen in action at airports large or small in every corner of the world, and understanding queues and queue psychology is becoming the best route to a profitable enterprise.
This multi-queue family of FIFOs are based on a new industry architecture that combines high-speed queuing logic with an embedded FIFO memory core.